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Insurers, transporters renew efforts to boost COMESA yellow card usage

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Insurers and transporters have been urged to embrace the common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) yellow card to boost intra-regional trade.

Relief as Turkish embassy in Kigali starts issuing visas

Trade and tourism between Rwanda and Turkey could further be strengthened following the decision by the Turkish Embassy to issue visas from Kigali.

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Rayon Sports thump APR FC

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Ugandan striker David Isabirye scored a hat trick as Rayon Sports ran riot against leaders and defending champions APR FC, putting four past their archrivals, at a fully packed Amahoro National Stadium in Remera, Kigali, yesterday.

Cyclists gear up for Saturday Rwanda Cup

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The Rwanda Cycling Cup competition will kick off on Saturday, according to the Rwanda Cycling Federation Permanent Secretary, Emmanuel Murenzi.

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[PHOTOS]: Vulnerable kids find home at Niyo Cultural Centre

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When you visit several art centres around Kigali, you immediately realise its more than visual arts being displayed there. Apart from the paintings hanging on the walls of the galleries, the artists are engaged in other noble activities.

[PHOTOS]: Doriane Kundwa misses out on continental crown

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She had been highly favoured to go all the way after garnering impressive online votes to take part in the Miss Africa continent 2016 but it was never to be as Miss Rwanda 2015 Doriane Kundwa lost out to Rebecca Asamoah from Ghana.

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Bahizi lives and breathes the Intore dance

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Aimable Bahizi has been an ardent student and fanatic of the Intore national dance of Rwanda for nearly all the 38 years of his existence.

The Netherlands will never be used as safe haven for genocide perpetrators, says Dutch envoy

Frederique De Man is the ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Kigali, Rwanda since July last year and has been a diplomat for 32 years before she came to Rwanda.

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Ms. Geek: Celebrating three years of success

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When Ms. Geek was launched three years ago, few believed how far it would go in inspiring girls to join technology field, and also pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).

There's more to women than running a kitchen, says Legacy Brands MD

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They say success comes to those who follow their passion. And Isabella Lydia Masozera did just that. The former radio presenter is now a budding entrepreneur, managing her own Public Relations firm.

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Education in Rwanda: As witness to success

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Recently, Rwandan President Paul Kagame stated in a speech on the importance of education to continued development in Rwanda: “What you study in schools whichever background, is one big step, its very important but more important is how you use that for that purpose, more importantly how you build on...

Every survival story must be publicly proclaimed

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However much we may want to avoid overly dwelling on the hell that engulfed Rwanda in 1994, we must know that decency alone, if nothing else, demands us to publicly proclaim and repeatedly recite all who endured it, especially during this season of sorrow.

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Editorial Cartoon

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Made-in-Rwanda, a campaign that was conceptualised to ensure locally produced commodities are given precedence over imports to help narrow trade deficit, is set to receive a huge boost from Rwanda’s first digital fabrication lab.

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Collaborating to Tackle the Human-Wildlife Dilemma around Akagera National Park

In the past month, through collaboration with the local community, five hyenas have been captured in farmlands outside Akagera National Park and released into the park.

Accelerating demand driven, sustainable irrigation development to achieve 100,000ha by 2020

Irrigation development in Rwanda is critical in ensuring that the nation attains the set EDPRSII target of 8.5% growth in Agriculture that will in turn boost the overall national GDP. In the preceding year (2014-15), the growth of agriculture has been depressed at 4.5% thus threatening the achievement of the twin goals of poverty reduction and economic growth.

Combating Hepatitis B & Hepatitis C in Rwanda

Hepatitis is not a commonplace disease. However, there have been rising cases of Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C infections and related deaths in Rwanda.

Bollore Africa Logistics Rwanda pays tribute to Ntarama Genocide victims

On Tuesday 26th April, Bolloré Africa Logistics Rwanda staff took some time off their schedule and visited the Ntarama Genocide Memorial Centre in Bugesera District - Eastern Province to pay tribute to victims of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

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Nurturing exceptional talent in children starts at home

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Ever encountered a child who exhibited an intrinsic motivation to learn, explore and had an intense persistence and need to prove themselves?

Valuing teachers: How much is a good teacher worth?

Aristotle, the famous philosopher, had it that:“Those who educate children well are more to be honoured than parents, for these only gave life, those the art of living well.” The truth universally acknowledged is that many of us have had, at some point in our lives, a wonderful teacher: one...

Why you need training in basic life support principles

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In the wake of the recent incident when Congolese musician Papa Wemba slumped and died on stage during a performance in Ivory Coast, the media has been awash with condolence messages from fans as well criticisms of the way the emergency was handled.

Vitamin D; Are you getting enough of it?

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Have you ever considered basking in the sun just to expose your skin to sunlight for the body to get vitamin D? Perharps that’s the last thing many will do.